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U+5AF2, 嫲
CJK UNIFIED IDEOGRAPH-5AF2

[U+5AF1]
CJK Unified Ideographs
[U+5AF3]

Translingual[edit]

Han character[edit]

(radical 38, +11, 14 strokes, cangjie input 女戈木木 (VIDD), composition)

References[edit]

  • KangXi: not present, would follow page 270, character 31
  • Hanyu Da Zidian (first edition): volume 8 (in addendum), page 18, character 13
  • Unihan data for U+5AF2

Chinese[edit]

trad.
simp. #

Glyph origin[edit]

Phono-semantic compound (形聲): semantic (woman) + phonetic (OC *mraːl).

Etymology[edit]

Cognate with (, “mother”) (Schuessler, 2007).

Pronunciation[edit]


Definitions[edit]

  1. (Cantonese) paternal grandmother
  2. (Hakka, Min Bei) female
  3. (Hakka) Suffix for certain nouns, often indicating a large size.
    [Sixian Hakka]  ―  so̍k- [Pha̍k-fa-sṳ]  ―  ladle

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